Carleton College

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Acceptance Rate 17.55 %
SAT Average 1,479
Tuition & Fees $60,225
Student Population 1,940
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $40,678

Academic Overview

Carleton College Campus, Northfield, MN
Carleton College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Northfield, Minnesota. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $60,225 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,940 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 17.55% and the graduation rate is 91% last year.
The salary after graduation from Carleton College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $67,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Carleton's tuition & fees is $60,225.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Carleton. The acceptance rate of Carleton is 17.55% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 39.96%. The average graduation rate is 91% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $40,678 and 61% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,940 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Carleton College is 17.55 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Carleton College is 91 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Carleton College is 94 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Carleton College is 1,940
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Carleton College is 8 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $40,678 at Carleton College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressOne North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057
Online Applicationhttps://www.carleton.edu/admissions/apply/steps/
Financial Aidhttps://www.carleton.edu/financial-aid/our-approach/#tabPanel1_tab0
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.carleton.edu/admissions/apply/afford/aid-estimators/npc/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.carleton.edu/registrar/policies/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://www.carleton.edu/accessibility-resources/

Offered Degrees

Carleton offers 36 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree360

Special Learning Opportunities

Carleton College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Carleton College.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,829)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,687)

Veterans Benefits

Carleton College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges